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2011-01-04 05:00:00

Bell & Evans Crowned Best Overall for Taste Quality YONKERS, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As football fans gear up for the NFL playoff season, Consumer Reports' taste tasters sampled seven frozen buffalo chicken wings to find the best bunch to please the crowd. The full report appears in the February issue of Consumer Reports and online at www.ConsumerReports.org. Consumer Reports found that while many of the wings were quite tasty none of them had enough fried...

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2011-01-03 09:04:02

Case Western Reserve study shows how deceptive food labels lead to increased risk of deadly diseases Did you know that when you pick up a product promoted as trans fat free, you may still be ingesting a significant amount of this potentially harmful substance? An article by Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine student Eric Brandt, published in the January/February 2011 issue of the American Journal of Health Promotion, reveals that misleading labeling practices can result in...

2010-12-31 00:00:56

Kardea Nutrition introduced a lower calorie nutrition bar designed to support heart health and weight management. "Snacking has become a major source of harmful calories," says Kardea's Founder, Robert Leighton. "Our vegan bars provide delicious and balanced nutrition that satisfies hunger and delivers ingredients associated with heart health, including plant sterols, soluble fiber and plant-based proteins while meeting the FDA guidelines for low sodium, low saturated fats and no trans...

2010-12-28 06:00:00

LISLE, Ill., Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- McCain Foods, the world's largest maker of frozen prepared potatoes, has joined the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) in its pledge to reduce obesity, especially among children aged 6 to 11, by 2015. McCain Foods will provide support for programs and activities designed to help people achieve a healthy weight by balancing energy (calories) consumed with energy expended through physical activity. Today, many Americans are consuming...

2010-12-24 07:55:06

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ Got milk? If you do, you may be reducing your risk of diabetes and not even know it. Natural substances in dairy fat have been identified as substantially reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes, according to this study. The compound, trans-palmitoleic acid, is a fatty acid found in milk, cheese, yogurt, and butter, and is no produced in the body so it must come from the diet. The authors explain that trans-palmitoleic acid may underlie epidemiological evidence in...

2010-12-07 00:00:41

U.S. adults, across all generations, understand the principles of healthy eating. While the majority of adults recognize the need to eat healthy, their translation into healthy eating behavior varies by generation, according to a new report by The NPD Group, a leading market research company. Chicago, IL (Vocus) December 6, 2010 U.S. adults, across all generations, understand the principles of healthy eating. While the majority of adults recognize the need to eat healthy, their translation...

2010-11-02 00:00:38

It certainly was not an overnight success but a tremendous success nonetheless. The independent documentary inGREEDients is a film about diet and disease that is being praised for the entertaining delivery of its important educational message. Land O Lakes, FL (PRWEB) November 1, 2010 It certainly was not an overnight success but a tremendous success nonetheless. The independent documentary inGREEDients is a film about diet and disease that is being praised for the entertaining delivery of...

2010-10-21 14:00:00

PARAMUS, N.J., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smart Balance, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMBL) will host a live audio webcast at www.smartbalance.com on November 4, 2010, at 9:30 a.m. ET to discuss 2010 third-quarter financial results, which will be issued at approximately 8:30 a.m. ET the same day. The webcast will be in listen-only mode and the webcast link can be found in the website's Investor Center, in Investor Info under Upcoming Events. Investors and analysts may participate via conference...

2010-10-19 07:15:00

OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Chef Boyardee®, a brand of ConAgra Foods, has launched Club Mum (http://www.ClubMum.net), an easy-to-navigate online community for moms to share insider experiences, ideas and helpful hints about family mealtime and other popular topics. Led by a panel of four popular bloggers, Club Mum - a play on moms being 'mum' about their best-kept secrets - is a new forum for moms to connect online and share their tips for how they deliver the...

2010-10-13 14:03:31

Nutrition rating systems and symbols on the fronts of food packaging would be most useful to shoppers if they highlighted four nutrients of greatest concern "“ calories, saturated fat, trans fat, and sodium "“ says a new report from the Institute of Medicine. These food components are routinely overconsumed and associated most strongly with diet-related health problems affecting many Americans, including obesity, heart disease, high blood pressure, Type 2 diabetes, and certain...


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Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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